Ticonderoga Historical

Ticonderoga Historical (HM1U2V)

Location: Shelburne, VT 05482 Chittenden County
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Country: United States of America
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N 44° 22.512', W 73° 13.95'

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1906 · Shelburne, Vermont · Original owner: Champlain Transportation Company · Moved to museum: 1955 The 220-foot Ticonderoga is America's last remaining walking beam side-wheel passenger steamer, and a National Historic Landmark. Serving a daily north-south route on Lake Champlain, the boat transported passengerd as well as local farm produce, livestock , and dry goods. The Ticonderoga was used as a troop ferry during both World Wars and in later years has a breif career as a floating casino. In 1955, the steamer was moved two miles overland on specially laid tracks from Shelburne Bay to the Museum. This remarkable feat was captured on film and ia shown daily. Today the boat portrays life on board in 1923 and listening stations provide firsthand accounts of work and travel. Gallery Talk. Full Steam Ahead: Walking Tours of the Ticonderoga 11:30 a.m. and 2:30 p.m. daily, May 1 - October 31.
HM NumberHM1U2V
Placed ByShelburne Museum
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Date Added Friday, September 2nd, 2016 at 9:01am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)18T E 640812 N 4915066
Decimal Degrees44.37520000, -73.23250000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 44° 22.512', W 73° 13.95'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds44° 22' 30.72" N, 73° 13' 57" W
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Area Code(s)802
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 344-492 Shelburne Museum, Shelburne VT 05482, US
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